Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 4:36:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.6"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.6"||1004.83 mi||West||0° 11' 36.8"||13.30 mi||South||1004.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 36.6"||791.45 mi||East||4° 37' 14.0"||317.48 mi||South||851.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Buka||Thu 2:36 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm||SSE|
|Arawa||Thu 2:36 AM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm||SSE|
|Lae||Thu 2:36 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||SW|
|Weno||Thu 2:36 AM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm||N|
|Gizo||Thu 3:36 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:36 AM||1089 km||676 miles||588 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 3:36 AM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Thu 3:36 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm||SE|
|Jayapura||Thu 1:36 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||W|
|Yaren||Thu 4:36 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||E|
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